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Offline cossack 316

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What powers does a Catholic or eastern rite Catholic bishop have that an Orthodox bishop does not?

Does an Orthodox bishop hold the same authority in an eparchy as a RC or EC bishop have in a diosese?

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Re: Differences between Orthodox, Catholic, and eastern rite bishops
« Reply #1 on: October 21, 2010, 06:09:50 PM »
You just opened a can of nastly, ugly, man-eating worms.  :D
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Re: Differences between Orthodox, Catholic, and eastern rite bishops
« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2010, 08:56:45 PM »

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Re: Differences between Orthodox, Catholic, and eastern rite bishops
« Reply #4 on: October 21, 2010, 11:09:21 PM »
What powers does a Catholic or eastern rite Catholic bishop have that an Orthodox bishop does not?

Does an Orthodox bishop hold the same authority in an eparchy as a RC or EC bishop have in a diosese?

The bible says, "And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to go into hell."

The Roman Catholic Bishop will do it for you while the Orthodox Bishop will cut off his own hand as an example.

Unfortunately, the Orthodox Church has some RC wannabees serving in office at the moment.


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Re: Differences between Orthodox, Catholic, and eastern rite bishops
« Reply #5 on: October 21, 2010, 11:16:57 PM »
What powers does a Catholic or eastern rite Catholic bishop have that an Orthodox bishop does not?

Does an Orthodox bishop hold the same authority in an eparchy as a RC or EC bishop have in a diosese?

The bible says, "And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to go into hell."

The Roman Catholic Bishop will do it for you while the Orthodox Bishop will cut off his own hand as an example.

Unfortunately, the Orthodox Church has some RC wannabees serving in office at the moment.




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Re: Differences between Orthodox, Catholic, and eastern rite bishops
« Reply #6 on: October 22, 2010, 12:07:42 AM »
What powers does a Catholic or eastern rite Catholic bishop have that an Orthodox bishop does not?

Does an Orthodox bishop hold the same authority in an eparchy as a RC or EC bishop have in a diosese?

The bible says, "And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to go into hell."

The Roman Catholic Bishop will do it for you while the Orthodox Bishop will cut off his own hand as an example.

Unfortunately, the Orthodox Church has some RC wannabees serving in office at the moment.

I don't think "We're more pious than they are. Nee ner nee ner." What what he was looking for.

I'm going to need this.

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Re: Differences between Orthodox, Catholic, and eastern rite bishops
« Reply #7 on: October 22, 2010, 12:24:23 AM »
I don't think "We're more pious than they are. Nee ner nee ner." What what he was looking for.

Well then he'd better go elsewhere, because our piety is unparalleled!!!

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Re: Differences between Orthodox, Catholic, and eastern rite bishops
« Reply #8 on: October 22, 2010, 12:38:22 AM »
I don't think "We're more pious than they are. Nee ner nee ner." What what he was looking for.

Well then he'd better go elsewhere, because our piety is unparalleled!!!

ROFL  ;D

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